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-ac
-al
-ary
pertaining to
-algia
pain
-ase
enzyme
-blast
embryonic
immature
-cele
hernia
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove fluid
-chezia
defecation
elimination of wastes
-coccus
berry-shaped bacterium
-crine
secrete
separate
-cyesis
pregnancy
-cyte
cell
-drome
to run
-dynia
pain
-eal
pertaining to
-ectasia
-ectasis
stretching
dilation
expansion
-ectomy
excision
removal
resection
-emesis
vomiting
-emia
blood condition
-er
one who
-gen
producing
forming
-genesis
condition of producing
forming
-genic
produced by or in
-gram
record
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-ia
condition
-iasis
abnormal condition
-ic
-ical
pertaining to
-ion
process
-ist
specialist
-itis
inflammation
-lapse
to slide
fall
sag
-lithiasis
condition of stones
-lithotomy
incision (for removal) of a stone
-logy
study of
-lysis
breakdown
destruction
separation
loosening
-malacia
softening
-megaly
enlargement
-mission
to send
-oid
resembling
-ole
little
small
-oma
tumor
mass
fluid collection
-opsy
to view
-orexia
appetite
-ose
pertaining to
full of
sugar
-osis
condition, usually abnormal
-ous
pertaining to
-partum
birth
labor
-pathy
disease
emotion
-penia
deficiency
-pepsia
digestion
-pexy
fixate
to put in place
-phagia
eating
swallowing
-phobia
fear
-phoria
to bear
carry
feeling (mental state)
-physis
to grow
-plasia
development
formation
growth
-plasm
formation
-plasty
surgical repair
-pnea
breathing
-poietin
substance that forms
-prandial
meal
-ptosis
droop
sag
prolapse
fall
-ptysis
spitting
-rrhage
bursting forth of blood
-rrhagia
bursting forth of blood
-rrhaphy
suture (stitch up)
-rrhea
flow
discharge
-rrhexis
rupture
-sclerosis
hardening
-scope
instrument for visual examination
-scopy
process of visual examination
-spasm
sudden involuntary contraction of muscles
-sis
state of
condition
-stasis
stop
control
place
-stenosis
tightening
stricture
-stomy
new opening (to form a mouth)
-therapy
treatment
-tic
pertaining to
-tome
instrument to cut
-tomy
process of cutting
-tresia
opening
-tripsy
to crush
-trophy
nourishment
development
-ule
little
small
-um
-ium
structure
tissue
thing
-uria
urination
condition of urine
-y
condition
process